The Chicago Literacy Alliance is an association of more than 120 organizations helping to meet literacy needs for people of all ages and backgrounds.

We are dedicated to our mission of increasing the combined impact of our community’s literacy organizations by providing opportunities for creative and effective collaboration. Working together, we envision a 100% literate Chicago.


Learn about our

shared workspace,
the Literacenter.

Looking for a program
or referral?

Use Literaseek
to find a match.

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our monthly Confab!


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Check out this 2-minute introduction to who we are, what we do, and why we do it.